Kokoro Connect
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Kokoro Connect

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Synonyms: Kokoroco
Japanese: ココロコネクト
English: Kokoro Connect
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Volumes: 11
Chapters: 91
Status: Finished
Published: Jan 30, 2010 to Sep 30, 2013
Genres: Comedy Comedy, Drama Drama, Romance Romance, Slice of Life Slice of Life, Supernatural Supernatural
Themes: Love Polygon Love Polygon, School School
Serialization: None
Authors: Horiguchi, Yukiko (Art), Anda, Sadanatsu (Story)


Score: 8.061 (scored by 19851,985 users)
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Ranked: #6112
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1617
Members: 10,211
Favorites: 235

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The story involves five high school students, Taichi, Iori, Himeko, Yoshifumi and Yui, who are all members of the Cultural Research Club. One day, they begin experiencing a phenomenon in which they randomly swap bodies amongst themselves. As these five friends face many different phenomena at the whims of a mysterious being known as Heartseed, their friendship is put to the ultimate test.

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Kokoro Connect has been published digitally in English by J-Novel Club since August 22, 2018.

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Jul 12, 2021
Kokoro Connect follows the members of Yamaboshi High School’s Cultural Research Club, or CRC for short. Though formed mostly by happenstance, the five members of the CRC, Yaegashi Taichi, Inaba Himeko, Nagase Iori, Kiriyama Yui, and Aoki Yoshifumi, became a close-knit group of friends. For various reasons, they attracted the attention of a supernatural entity calling itself ‘Heartseed’, who, claiming to seek ‘entertainment’, subjects the CRC to a series of supernatural phenomena that forever change their lives.

Kokoro Connect is a story about the CRC fighting against their unfortunate supernatural circumstances, their bonds put to the test and their will pushed to its limits. If they ...
Sep 6, 2021
Kokoro Connect is a light novel about the Yamaboshi High School’s Cultural Research Club and how a mysterious entity called "Heartseed" decided to mess up their everyday life and put them through all kinds of tests for its own satisfaction and entertainment. By the end, we can tell the members of the CRC group have grown in several ways and are now closer than ever before. The romance and comedy just bind all this together.

The story is not too original but also not bad, if anything I found it quite fun as it shows us how the characters feel and their relations, each personality is ...
Jul 7, 2022
tl;dr: A very well written story with incredibly dense character and relationship development.

Kokoro Connect is an eleven volume light novel series that has also received a manga adaptation that adapts the first three novels, and an anime adaptation that adapts the first four. It is primarily centered around a high school club known as the Cultural Research Club (CRC) getting screwed around with by a supernatural entity known as Heartseed who causes various supernatural phenomenon to affect them, such as body swapping or types of telepathy, simply because it finds doing so interesting.

The volumes aren’t numbered, but are definitely meant to be read in ...

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Can anyone write a short summary of vol 10 and 11?
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Is this worth it?
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